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[North Carolina] Feds make recommendation in Reynolds pension suit

The U.S. Solicitor General’s Office recommends the U.S. Supreme Court not address a petition for a writ of certiorari filed by a unit of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in December.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 2, 2015 13:18
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[Canada, UK] Tobacco firm shares hit after record Canadian court fines of £8bn

British American Tobacco, which owns Imperial Tobacco Canada, saw shares down 1 per cent, or around 50p, when markets opened in London on Tuesday. BAT is only party to the proceedings through its Imperial Tobacco Canada subsidiary.
The Independent (uk)
added Jun 2, 2015 07:42
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SWEDA: Under An Hour: My Time at the 2015 Altria Group, Inc. Annual Shareholders Meeting

my question is ‘Why shouldn’t Altria’s shareholders and investors expect the company to continue to pay judgments in the hundreds of millions, if not billions, of dollars in the years to come?’” Mr. Barrington answered that litigation “presents risks to
Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added Jun 1, 2015 15:31
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Swedish Match (publ) Share Capital and Total Number of Shares

Swedish Match AB (publ) has cancelled 4,000,000 repurchased treasury shares. The share capital of 389,515,417.20 SEK remains unchanged, since it, simultaneously with the resolution to reduce the share capital by means of withdrawal of repurchased treasur
Business Wire
added May 29, 2015 12:46
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What Would A Ban On Menthol Cigarettes Mean For Altria?

In this article, we focus on how a ban could change the dynamics in the U.S. tobacco industry, and also alter our valuation for Altria. Demand for menthol cigarettes arises from two main sources – First, from those who use the product to tone down the ha
Trefis
added May 30, 2015 10:18
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Analysts react to FTC approval of Reynolds deal

However, at least one analyst, Christopher Growe with Stifel Nicolaus, seemed incredulous that the Federal Trade Commission voted 3-2 for a divestiture package little changed from what was recommended by the manufacturers in July. It also is likely Reynol
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 28, 2015 08:15
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[Canada, USA] Will Menthol Cigarettes Become Uncool In The U.S.?

Considering that approximately 20% of the net sales for Altria come from menthol cigarettes...even though some customers might switch from menthol cigarettes to regular cigarettes, there could be a sizable proportion of customers who decide to quit or de
Trefis
added May 30, 2015 10:18
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Stocks to Watch in Tobacco: Altria Group Inc., Philip Morris International Inc., and Reynolds American Inc.

Buying tobacco stocks is a polarizing topic among investors. Some refuse to invest in the sector because of moral objections or the belief that declining smoking rates will kill tobacco companies. Others love them, arguing these businesses efficiently pr
Motley Fool
added May 27, 2015 16:46
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Coming Down To The Last Puff For Lorillard

There's not much left for investors and arbitrageurs in Lorillard stock. Still 1% beats the old bank book these days. With a possible dividend, the haul is 2% and the annual return is double digits.
Seeking Alpha blog network
added May 24, 2015 10:53
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Merger Arbitrage Is Still Relevant For The Reynolds American - Lorillard Deal

interesting for two reasons: first, the underlying merger deal is nearing completion and, secondly, it is a low-risk trade that allows significant degrees of leverage. I think that investors should not stay away from the opportunity to earn a "quick buck"
Seeking Alpha blog network
added May 24, 2015 10:52
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